Limitations of Ports System

Mark Linimon linimon at
Sat Dec 15 22:00:58 PST 2007

> Side note the more we discuss this the more obvious it becomes to me
> it has to be in some OO lang and since C++ is the only one in the base
> system it kind of forces C++ to be the implementation lang.

You may want to take a look at some of the work OpenBSD has done
recently; I believe they are working towards treating ports as
first-class objects.


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